Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)
Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Ref: D2989
This hand held Buddhist mani or prayer wheel is also known as a khorten or cho-kor. This example has a long wooden handle with a cylindrical, leather covered wheel topped by a finial. A small, faceted metal bead hangs from the side to create a rhythm when the wheel is spun.
DATE
19th/early 20th century
DIMENSIONS
Width 3 Depth 3 Height 9.5 in.
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